31 Jul 2014
Saharanpur: Curfew was on Thursday relaxed for six hours in the violence-hit district where a peace march was taken out by people belonging to different communities.
31 Jul 2014
Lucknow: The main accused for instigating clashes in Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh which left three people killed and dozens injured has been arrested along with six of his accomplices, the police said on Thursday.
05 Dec 2013
Muzaffarnagar: More than 55 family courts have been set up in several parts of western Uttar Pradesh in an effort to bring quick justice in cases related to family, marriage and other such issues.
13 Mar 2013
Alleging spurt in incidents of communal violence in SP regime, BSP members on Tuesday said that at least 12 communal riots had taken place in past one year due to failure of the government.
10 Dec 2012
Uttar Pradesh has earned the dubious distinction of witnessing over 100 communal clashes this year that left 34 people dead.
10 Sep 2013
New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday reiterated its demand for imposition of President's rule in Uttar Pradesh, saying that the state government has failed to provide security to people in the clash-hit Muzaffarnagar district.
17 Mar 2013
The Uttar Pradesh government on Saturday said the district magistrates and district police chiefs will be held responsible for any communal riots under their respective jurisdiction and strict action would be taken against such officers.
15 Aug 2012
Frequent bouts of communal violence in Uttar Pradesh have tarnished Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav's election promise to ensure law and order in India's most populous state.
23 Aug 2016
Lucknow: Flood situation on Tuesday worsened in Uttar Pradesh due to release of water from Nepal and adjoining states of Madhya Pradesh and Uttrakhand which led to further rise in water levels of major rivers. According to Central Water Commission (CWC), the Ganga is flowing above the danger marks at Fafamau and Chhatnag (both in Allahabad) besides in Mirzapur, Varanasi, Ghazipur and Ballia.
12 Aug 2014
Lucknow: District Magistrate of Saharanpur, which recently witnessed communal clashes claiming three lives, was on Monday night transferred in a major reshuffle of Uttar Pradesh bureaucracy.